The Department of Surgery is seeking a Trauma Surgeon for a full-time academic position at the Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center, West Virginia University, Charleston Campus.
Provide teaching, patient care and research in the areas of general, vascular, trauma and acute care surgery and surgical critical care to support the mission and goals of WVU School of Medicine, West Virginia University Physicians of Charleston and the CAMC Surgical residency Program. Serve as member of the CAMC Level One Trauma Team providing surgery critical care services to trauma and emergency patients admitted to the CAMC.
Job duties include:
Serve as resident and student advisor as assigned.
Participate as a member of the CAMC Trauma Team.
Provide emergency room coverage / provide in-house trauma call.
Perform General Surgery, Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.
Participate in medical student and resident educational activities, clinical conferences, and curriculum development.
Participate in clinical research.
Participate on the resident advisory committee and resident selection committee.
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship, offers high quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU is located in Morgantown, West Virginia, has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America, with divisional campuses in Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg, and Montgomery. WVU is a Research University (Highest Research Activity) and ranks among the top 100 public universities in the nation, including a top 15 ranking in most affordable tuition for out-of-state students. WVU offers 184 degrees throughout the 15 colleges and schools within the university. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy, and forensics. There are more than 32,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide who are pioneering, passionate, innovative, tireless and caring.